Women Empowerment Non
Manjula Lal writes: They were not defining me by my bereavement, whereas I have been in danger of doing so.
Plight of Widows
Widowhood in India
Law protecting rights of widows
Whereas a widower can remarry as many times as he likes, a widow cannot remarry irrespective of her age.
This stereotyping continued until Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar broke the customs related to women.